Election recount finished in Bay County

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BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The deadline for all Florida counties to complete machine recounts is Thursday.

The recounts involved the governor, senate, and agriculture commissioner races.

According to Mark Andersen, Bay County Supervisor of Elections, the numbers came back where they should have been.

The canvassing board started the recount on Sunday and worked through the night. They finished early Monday morning.

Andersen said, "We wanted to get ours over with so my staff can at least have today to go home and put some stuff back together from the hurricane. My staff has been working every single day since this election has been going."

The deadline for all Florida counties to complete machine recounts is Thursday.